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[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting at two wooden tables eating. The women are wearing dark dresses, and the men are wearing dark suits and ties. Plates and large goblets are placed on the table, and three paintings are hanging on the wall behind the group.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans in a living room setting. The five men are wearing suits and standing behind a couch with five women seated wearing casual dresses. The women have their arms around each other or holding hands. Behind the couch is a window with thin light curtains and two paintings hung on either side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing in a room with wood paneling and wooden benches. The women are wearing satin dresses; some of them are wearing shawls, corsages, and necklaces. One man is standing in the front of the group on the right side, and he is wearing a light suit and tie. A piano is in the background on the left, and multiple signs are hanging on the wall behind them. The building is believed to be Second Baptist Church of Waco.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing around a recently married couple in the center of the group. The men are wearing dark pants and bow-ties with light suit jackets. The bride is wearing a light satin dress, veil and gloves and is holding a small bouquet of flowers. The other women are wearing dresses with gloves and hats. The group is standing in front of a large wooden door.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American adults and children standing outside of large brick building with multiple windows. The youngest children are standing in front of the adults. The building is believed to be Kirk-Wilson School in Waco.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting in wooden folding chairs in a room with geometric wallpaper. The women are wearing casual dresses, and the men are wearing suits. Multiple table fans are attacked to the wall and pointed towards the group, and three sets of windows with wooden blinds are behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing outside under a covered entrance. The women are wearing printed dresses or skirts, and the older women are wearing hats. The men are wearing casual suits or slacks with button down, short-sleeved shirts. The door to the building is covered with a rounded canopy, and small trimmed shrubs line the walk way. The building is believed to be Boykins Funeral Home of Waco.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting at tables in a room with wood paneling on the walls. The women in the front of the group are wearing dresses, and the men are wearing suits. An oval mirror is hanging on the back wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American children and adults sitting around a curtained stage and piano. The youngest children are seated on the floor in front, and the adults are sitting and standing behind them. A metal folding table and chairs are in the foreground of the picture as well as on the right and left sides of the group.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting outside at tables with folding chairs. The women are wearing casual dresses, and the men are wearing light colored slacks with short-sleeved button down shirts. One table in the foreground has pots and pans, and the other tables have plates and cups for the people sitting. A large tree is in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing behind a table with a light table cloth, a potted plant, and a cake. The women are standing in front of the men and are wearing dark dresses. The men are wearing dark shirts with slacks. Floral curtains are on the window behind the group as well as floral wallpaper on the wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans, some seated and others standing behind them. The women are wearing dark dresses and hats; the women seated have their purses on their laps. The men are wearing dark suits and ties. Two fans and a fluorescent light are hanging from the ceiling, and one of the two columns is in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of African American people facing a man holding a book. The men are wearing dark suits, and the women are wearing formal dresses with hats. They are standing around a table with flowers and nativity figures placed on top.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing in a semi-circle outside a building in the grass. The men are wearing slacks and dress shirts, and the women are wearing printed dresses. A small group of children are seen in front of the group. The building has two visible windows and an awning over the entrance. The building is believed to be Boykins Funeral Home of Waco.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of two African American men and three women standing behind a table covered with an embroidered table cloth. Placed on top of the table is a wedding cake, punch bowl, cups, plates, a flower arrangement and taper candles. The three women are standing in the middle of the two men; they are wearing formal dresses and holding punch cups. The two men are wearing dark suits and ties.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing around a young married couple in a living room. Of the young couple holding hands in the center of the group, the man is wearing a light suit jacket with dark slacks and bow-tie, and the woman is wearing a light dress and veil with a bouquet of flowers in her arms. The women around them are wearing dresses, and the men are wearing dark suits. Two men and a young girl are crouched on the floor in front of the group.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of three African American men and two women standing in a living room setting. The three men are wearing dark suits with ties around their neck and flowers pinned to their left lapel. The woman in the center is wearing a light, long-sleeved dress and a veil; she is holding hands with the man on her right. The woman on the far right is also wearing a light dress with pearls and gloves. The group is standing in front of a window with light curtains and next to a piano and side table with a lamp.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting in or standing behind a row of wooden booths. The women are wearing dresses, and the men are wearing dark suits. Everyone is turned facing the camera and smiling. Beer bottles and glasses are placed on top of the tables.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing in a living room setting next to a piano. The women are wearing casual printed dresses, and the men are wearing dark suits. An armchair and wooden dining room chair are in the foreground, and two windows with thin curtains are behind the group.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans in front of a window with thin curtains in a living room. The women who are standing are wearing skirts and blouses with matching jackets, and the men are wearing dark suits. Three older women are seated on a couch in front of the standing people, and the young children are seated at their feet on the floor. Part of a Christmas tree is shown on the left side of the frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American women and one man. The women are wearing dark dresses, and some of them are wearing matching jackets. Three women are seated in front of a table, and the rest of the group is behind the table. The man standing on the right is wearing a dark suit, bow-tie and a flower pinned to his left lapel. A punch bowl, flowers and taper candles are placed on the light tablecloth covering the table.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting in a wooden booth. The three women are wearing dark dresses, and the three men are wearing dark suits. Placed on the table are three soda bottles and an ash tray. Connected to the wooden booth on the right is a pole with a hat placed on top.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing behind a table with an embroidered table cloth, a punch bowl, cake, candles and a flower arrangement placed on top. The women standing behind the table are wearing dresses, and the men are wearing suits and ties. Part of the wall is in the foreground on the left side of the frame.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting outside at tables with folding chairs. The women are wearing casual dresses, and the men are wearing light colored slacks with short-sleeved button down shirts. One table in the foreground has food and decorations on it; the other tables were people are eating have plates and drinks. A house is in the background with power lines attached to the roof.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran